Tag: colostrum

Breastfeeding is good for mom and baby

Breastfeeding is good for mom and baby

In the United States, most new moms (about 80 percent) breastfeed their babies. About half of these moms breastfeed for at least 6 months. You may ...
Breastfeeding basics

Breastfeeding basics

Today’s post is from Nancy Hurst, director of Women's Support Services at Texas Children's Pavilion for Women, who will be discussing #Breastfeeding10 ...
How to establish your milk supply while your preemie is in the NICU

How to establish your milk supply while your preemie is in the NICU

If your baby is in the NICU, you may not be able to breastfeed the way you imagined. But providing your preemie with your breast milk will give her th ...
Colostrum: why every drop counts

Colostrum: why every drop counts

I’ve heard many new moms say they “have no milk” after giving birth and are worried their baby won’t be able to feed. The good news is women have drop ...